Two killed in Philadelphia motorcycle crashes

Two men were killed in separate motorycle crashes in West Philadelphia Thursday night. (Credit: Getty Images)
Two men were killed in separate motorcycle crashes in West Philadelphia Thursday night. (Credit: Getty Images)

Two men were killed in separate motorcycle accidents in West Philadelphia Thursday night.

The accidents occurred within minutes of each other in the city’s Parkside neighborhood, 6ABC Action News reports.

The first crash occurred on the 4500 block of Girard Avenue. A man in his late 20s died after he crashed a dirt bike into a median. He was taken to the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, where he was pronounced dead.

The second fatal motorcycle crash occurred at Belmont and Parkside avenues. A 27-year-old motorcyclist died at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania from injuries sustained when he and a Dodge SUV collided.

 

 


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